Furniture Row Racing

Track modifications hope to put competitive spin on Coca-Cola 600

Track modifications hope to put competitive spin on Coca-Cola 600

What does Martin Truex Jr. do when the pursuit of perfection becomes redundant?

The odds will be overwhelmingly against him in the Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway on Sunday night. Truex led 392 of 400 laps last year, setting a record for miles led in a NASCAR Cup race and shattering any competitive aspirations of everyone dragging along for the ride in his rear-view mirror.

Still, the question needs to be asked:

“Is your magic number 393 on Sunday?

“Honestly we just took it as it came,” he said, allowing a brief chuckle. “It was one of those dream races where everything came together the way you needed them to. Aside for having to pit on the green...

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